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-  Alan Shatter TD

Government agreed details of implementation of Quirke Scheme for women in Magdalen laundries

The Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter TD, today announced that the Government has agreed the details on how to implement the recommendations of Judge Quirke for an ex-gratia scheme for the benefit of those who were admitted to and worked in the Magdalen laundries, St Mary’s Training Centre, Stanhope Street and House of Mercy Training School, Summerhill, Wexford.

-  An Taoiseach Enda Kenny

British-Irish Council Summit

The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, TD will attend the British Irish Council (BIC) Summit being hosted by Jersey today.

-  An Taoiseach Enda Kenny

Statement by the Taoiseach, to Dail Éireann

The Government has decided that Ireland will exit the EU-IMF assistance programme on December 15, without the need to pre- arrange a new precautionary credit line from our EU and IMF partners.

-  Simon Coveney TD

Coveney Wraps Up Gulf Visit With Irish Food Event

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney, TD, today concluded a week long visit to the Gulf States with a speech to the Dubai Irish Business Network, and an audience of potential buyers and business partners at Bord Bia’s Taste of Ireland Green Box Competition in Dubai.

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